In case you haven’t noticed yet, IPv6 is taking over the world. This became evident when I needed to do some testing using NSLOOKUP on my SBS 2008 server. Of course running 2008 means that it prefers IPv6 but my DNS wasn’t jiggy with that idea. Specifically NSLOOKUP wasn’t able to locate the DNS […]
This blog post from the SBS team helped me resolve an issue where we had raised the limit on the both the send and receive connectors in Exchange 2007 and yet still mail larger than 10MB was denied. It was the Global setting that we were missing. This post is also a great demonstration of […]
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Chris Rue will be giving away a slew of different prizes through the end of August at chrisrue.com.
In addition to books, software, and other assorted items, he’ll end the month by giving away TWO passes to SMB Nation’s fall conference this year, which will be held in fabulous Las […]
GFI is changing the way it does business and the products it offers. It is definitely a company to watch. Be sure to frequent the We Care page at GFI to see the full listing of what they are offering for free. Also look in the home page of each product.
Here’s a new one:
Microsoft barred from selling Word in U.S.
Canadian firm wins latest round of patent dispute
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A small Toronto company has won a lawsuit against Microsoft Corp. that could prevent the giant software firm from selling some versions of its Word software in the United States.
On Tuesday […]
Last fall Microsoft released Essential Business Server (EBS) 2008, its answer to one of midmarket companies’ foundational dilemmas: How to address enterprise-caliber security and network management issues with small IT staffs and tight budgets.
Third Tier announces a formal relationship with Calyptix for support services.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. & DETROIT–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Internet security firm, Calyptix Security, has partnered with Third Tier, a leading provider of remote support services for IT professionals and business owners, to offer small business IT professionals the comprehensive security and services resources and expertise […]
Karl Palachuk and his team have documented their zero downtime migration process. In true Karl fashion, he has documented the stuffing out of it – 600 pages worth! Now before you choke, remember that this is whole deal. Project management, step by step instructions, and of course check lists. If you are familiar with Karl’s […]
I have used Google Web Alerts for some time now. I use to track topics that I’m interested in and to keep track of when my businesses are mentioned.
This morning’s report included for the first time Twitter content. This is an exciting development. Now using the same tool, I can track twitter search tags […]
Brad Dinerman has written an interesting white paper on Social Networking and Security Risks. When you think about the amount of personal information that can be gathered from social networking sites and then think about what a bad guy could do with that information, it gets scary real fast. But social networking is here to […]